Series S1500 - CORRESPONDENCE FILES - HEAD OFFICE

Identity area

Reference code

AU WA S1500

Title

CORRESPONDENCE FILES - HEAD OFFICE

Date(s)

  • 1977-01-01 - 1987-12-31 (Creation)

Level of description

Series

Medium

Format

Files

Status

Context area

Name of creator

AU WA A600 - COMMUNITY RECREATION COUNCIL (1973-01-01 - 1977-12-31)

Administrative history

The Council promoted the importance of providing choice and opportunity for participation in a wide range of leisure activities. The Council was formed by the merger of the Youth Committee and the National Fitness Council. The Youth Community Recreation and National Fitness Act was repealed by the Youth Sport and Recreation Act 1978, and the Council (Youth, Community Recreation and National Fitness Council) was abolished as from 1 January 1979. The activities were taken over by the Department for Youth Sport and Recreation.

Name of creator

AU WA A601 - DEPARTMENT OF YOUTH, SPORT AND RECREATION (1978-01-01 - 1985-05-20)

Administrative history

In 1978 the Community Recreation Council became the Department of Youth, Sport and Recreation. Its objectives were to encourage participation in recreation, assist in provision of recreational facilities and sponsor and promote programmes for leaders, coaches etc, and to facilitate cooperation between government and non-government organisations. The Department's other objectives were to provide a service to youth and youth-related organisations providing a community development programme for young people and their families, assist in development of voluntary youth agencies, assist in cooperation of government and non-government agencies to improve communication with young people, parents, etc. In 1983 the Youth Task Force recommended the formation of the Youth Affairs Bureau which came into being in 1985 and consequently the Department became athe Department for Sport and Recreation.

Name of creator

AU WA A602 - DEPARTMENT FOR SPORT AND RECREATION [1] (1985-05-20 - 1988-12-31)

Administrative history

Archival history

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Copies of Ministry correspondence, general administrative, sporting, accounting and recreation files

Accruals

System of arrangement

Numerical

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Open

Conditions governing access (legacy)

Open

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Related units of description

Related units of description

Access points

Place access points

Description control area

Level of detail

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Archivist's note

Range Control Symbol = 4826/14-01 - 5018-09

Accession area